Subaru XV vs. Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5: Specs comparison

Updated Sep 28, 2020 | Same topic: Highlights of the Week

Take a look and find out your best one among the Subaru XV, Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5.

2017 is such a year for car enthusiasts, particularly crossover-hunters, with the arrivals of the all-new Subaru XV, Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5.

The all-new Subaru XV, Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5

The all-new Subaru XV, Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5 are three of the top crossovers in the Philippines

By using the word "all-new", we would like to emphasize all the improvements that the aforementioned modelreceive in their latest generation, which have helped them outperform their predecessors. In detail, the XV is made with the all-new international platform of Subaru. The Honda CR-V is now equipped with a turbo-diesel engine and also has a 7-seat variant. And the last one - the CX-5 has been applied G-Vectoring technology.

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Needless to say, the three nameplates are well worth buying and experiencing. However, have you ever wondered which one is the best in term of specs? With that in mind, would like to give you a comprehensive, clear and close-up view over specs of these three “superiors”. Then, hope you can lessen your stress in choosing the best “boom” for your own without doubts.

We have chosen versions based on their prices (so it will include the non-diesel and 5-seat Honda CR-V), and put them next to each other in order to give you a quick, easy and specific comparison.

Subaru XV vs. Honda CR-V vs. Mazda CX-5: Specs comparison
Features Subaru XV 2.0i-S Honda CR-V 2.0 S CVT Mazda CX-5 SWD 2.0 PRO
Price P1,538,000 P1,539,000 P1,550,000
Seating Capacity 5 5 5
Engine 2.0L DOHC 2.0L SOHC 2.0L DOHC
Power 154hp @ 6,000 RPM 151hp @ 6,500 RPM 153hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque 196Nm @ 4,000 RPM 189 Nm @ 4,300 RPM 200 Nm @ 4,000 RPM
Transmission CVT CVT 6-speed Automatic
Brakes (front/rear) Vantilated DISC Vantilated DISC/Solid DISC Vantilated DISC/Solid DISC
Front Suspension Macpherson Strut Macpherson Strut Macpherson Strut
Rear Suspension Double Wishbone Multi-link Multi-link
Wheels 18-inch Aluminum-Alloys 18-inch Alloys 17-inch Alloys
Tires 225/55 R18 236/60 R18 225/65 R17
Airbags Driver/Passenger/Sides/Curtain/Knee Driver/Passenger/Sides/Curtain Driver/Passenger/Sides/Curtain
Dimensions (mm) 4,565 x 1,800 x 1,615 4,571 x 1,855 x 1,657 4,550 x 1,840 x 1,575
Seat trim Fabric Leather Leather
Wheelbase (mm) 2,665 2,660 2,700
Fuel tank capacity (liters) 63 57 56
Ground Clearance (mm) 220 198 185

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Know more about Honda CR-V 2022

Honda CR-V

The CR-V 2021-2022 is a compact crossover current sold by Japanese automaker Honda Philippines Inc. Now in its fifth generation, the model has been in existence since the 1990s. Currently, the Honda CR-V Philippines has two engine options with four variants. The first one is a 1.6-liter diesel, which can make up to 118 horsepower and 300 Nm of torque. All variants with this engine uses a nine-speed automatic transmission. The top-spec trim has an all-wheel-drive drivetrain, while the rest of the trims are front-wheel-drive. As for the second engine of the CR-V, it comes in the form of a 2.0-liter inline-4 gasoline mill capable of producing up top 152 horsepower and 189 Nm of torque. Only the entry-level S variant uses this engine and pairs it to a continuously variable transmission. The entry-level CR-V S and the CR-V S diesel variant can fit up to five occupants, while the CR-V V and the top-spec SX can seat up to seven occupants. As for the Honda CR-V dimensions, the Japanese compact crossover is 4,623 mm long, 1,855 mm wide, and 1,668 mm high. In the local market, the Honda CR-V Philippines is competing against the likes of the Toyota RAV4, Subaru Forester, and Nissan X-Trail.

₱ 1,738,000 - ₱ 2,238,000